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to mid 40's. 46 degrees in stafford. lisa baden has the traffic report. >> not much happening. things are very smooth around the beltway. no overnight construction to move out of the way. no problems on the road. things are running very nicely. on the beltway at 50 it looks fine. in springfield, va., the southbound from the beltway to fredericksburg looks fine so far. traffic patterns will be a little different with the the holidays approaching. we will keep an eye on traffic in town and around town for the next few days. >> breaking news out of fairfax. firefighters are battling a house fire. it broke out at 3:00 to 15 on school street. it does not appear anybody was in the house. no injuries reported. >> but we are turning to our other top story. new safety questions about the metro silver line expansion out to the beltway. >> if safety investigation is under way as to whether steel pilings can support the bridge. >> these 1 once forgotten pilings are at the center of a federal safety investigation. there were created in 1977 to one day holdup a bridge for metro trains. that day has
. but the defense worked just fine. time for those of weather and traffic. > -- time for the weather. >> lisa baden has the traffic report. >> the traffic patterns will change as we near thanksgiving. 95 between richmond and baltimore looks fine. pretty good on the baltimore national parkway. nothing but growing volume heading back up to the airport base on 295. traffic on the beltway at the wilson bridge looks good. nothing complicated report in maryland out of waorf. >> there is light drizzle working in from the south and west. a few sprinkles this morning. this will continue to lift into the area. we will get easterly wind. that means cloudy and cool temperatures. let's look at the numbers. from the mid to upper 40's in fairfax to 50 degrees in law k -- in la plata. our next system will drop in from the north by mid-week. we could be on a cloudy side. a lot of energy. ohio getting showers. chicago getting snow. detroit to getting snow. the deep south is looking good. the west coast is gorgeous. it's a little unsettled for us through the mid week. bindi and poehler through the weekend coming up--
. as lisa stark reports it's the latest in a growing list of baby products with safety problems. >> reporter: it's a massive recall, the 2.1 million cribs made by the stork craft company. the cribs are linked to four strangulation deaths. in a side that drops down manufactured from january 1993 until just last month. there's long been safety problems with so-called drop-side cribs, a side that lowers that allows easier access to a baby. >> the hardware can crack. a depression is made in the baby's head. the baby's head gets caught in that depression and the babies can strangle or die. >> reporter: the industry says parents should closely inspect the hardware on any crib. but insisted newer cribs that are properly put together are safe. >> i think that's the classic industry forcing the blame on to the consumer. these are obviously not perfectly safe. >> reporter: in the last five years, there have been nearly 3 million trib cribs recalled for a range of problems. why so much issues? there's a patchwork of standard when it comes to baby products, some are mandatory regulations, but there are
on thursday but for some tables and chairs are empty. to make sure this all changes we're going to watch lisa joyner and tim green's new show. it's a new show called "find my family and tim." this show tonight i have a feeling will be a tear jerker gut wrencher, am i right? >> you're like a psyche, jamie. >> most people will cry. if you have any propensity to cry, you'll cry. the great thing about it is it's tears of joy. that's the thing that we love so much about the show, how often do you get to see something so emotional, so wonderful that it actually brings tears of joy to you? >> both of you are adopted? so this is near and dear and when they approached you to do this you both jumped at it? >> i told them i would lay my body in front of a truck if i did not get this job. yes, it's a passion project. don't you think? i mean, this is something we would have done almost for free. >> we both know how much it means when you're conducting a search like this to be able to find your biological parents. and other family members. we know what it feels like. we know how emotional it is. we know a
consumers, it's a business' customer service that makes them stand out. 11 news i-team reporter lisa robinson has more on how some local retailers are faring. >> hopefully you'll have great customer service this holiday shopping season, but that wasn't always the case for our secret shopper. with the i-team's hidden camera rolling we sent her to a dozen stores in the baltimore area. she'll make purchases, and then give us her overall opinion of the experience, including the help she receives and the cleanliness of the stores and ladies' rooms. some places got it right. >> service was excellent. i told her it was a gift. she gave me a little bag a gift receipt. absolutely pleasant. >> other places? well, she thought some of them weren't so good. >> i would have walked out the door. it's in such a shambles this store. >> see which stores the secret shopper feels was the best and which ones just didn't cut it in the customer service test. for the 11 news i-team, i'm lisa robinson. >> now your 11 insta-weather plus forecast with sarah caldwell. >> hope you're doing well on this monday. a
becomes to holiday shopping, so for many customers it is a service that the stands out. >> lisa robinson has more on somehow -- on how some local retailers are fairing. >> with the hidden camera rolling, we sent her to a dozen stores in the baltimore area to make purchases and then give us her overall experience opinion. including the help she received and the cleanliness of the stores and ladies' rooms. some places got it right. >> service was excellent. she gave me a guide, a gift receipt. >> other places, well, she got some of them -- she thought some of them were not so good. the crux it was such a shambles -- >> it was such a shambles. >> find out which were the best and which ones did not cut it. >> now, your 11 insta-weather + forecast with chief meteorologist tom tasselmyer. >> some rain continuing into the area tonight and tomorrow morning. it will taper off a bit toward the middle of the week. it looks another weather system will be approaching by thanksgiving. for now, occasional rain continuing overnight. heavier showers are east of the day now. lighter showers extend west of
for the reality show jon and kate plus 8. and their marriage could also be officially over very soon. lisa bloom is in los angeles with the latest. lisa, good morning. >> good morning. well, jon dwos lynn brought a dozen red rowses to his weekend meeting with his estranged wife, kate. but it was all business. an arbitration hearing designed to bring them closer to divorce. >> sad it's cut short. it's too soon. >> reporter: kate gosselin is talking about her reality series, not her marriage. after meeting face to face with five hours this weekend, jon and kate have agreed on the fate of their eight. kate gets primary custody of the kids. they're hammering out thousand split their ace is the either, but neither wants alimony. a source close to kate tells "people" magazine kate is just relieve that had a very painful chapter of her wlf is nearly over. the finale of their series jon and kate plus 8 ends its run with a visit to a fire station and a farm as the paparazzis snap away. >> it's just a part of or life. >> reporter: for five years cameras captured the growing pains, but it was their marriag
it comes to customer service. lisa robinson explains. >> hopefully you'll have great customer service this holiday shopping season. but that wasn't always the case for our secret shopper. with the i-team hidden camera rolling we sent her to a dozen stores in the baltimore area. she'll make purchases and then give us her overall opinion of the experience, including the help she received and the cleanliness of the stores and ladies' rooms. some places got it right. >> service was excellent. i told her it was a gift. she gave me a little bag, a gift receipt. absolutely pleasant. >> other places? well, she thought some of them weren't so good. >> i would walk out the door. it's in such a shambles, this store. >> see which were the best and which ones didn't cut it in the annual i-team customer service test. for the 11 news i-team, i'm lisa robinson. >> 6:20. another check on weather and traffic is straight ahead. >> also, after a tough loss to one of the best teams in the league, the ravens now face a do or die situation for the rest of the season. if they hope to make it to the playoffs.
here in maryland. lisa robinson is in the studio with that story. >> the task force is a government appointed, but independent panel of doctors and scientists and it is not -- does not set federal policy. he is worried about how insurance groups might use that the recommendations. >> women need and deserve the most accurate medical advice about detecting their health. >> no one knows that better than 51-year-old pamela smith. she was diagnosed with cancer at 47. she has been cancer-free for four years. >> it saved my life, a routine mammogram, which i started at the age of 40. do not listen to this task force. >> congressman elijah cummings talked to experts. bankers from and to get annual mammograms despite the finding last week by the task force. it issued recommendations sangamon not at risk for breast cancer need not schedule their first mammogram until they turn 50. >> for the average woman out there, we still strongly recommend that you have a screening mammogram every year beginning at age 40. >> congressman cummings says he is doing what he can to make sure that the task for
retailers. lisa robinson explains. hopefully you'll have great customer service this holiday shopping season. but that wasn't always the case for our secret shopper. with the i-team hidden camera rolling we sent her to a dozen stores in the baltimore area. she'll make purchases and then give us her overall opinion of the experience, including the help she received and the cleanliness of the stores and ladies' rooms. some places got it right. >> service was excellent. i told her it was a gift. she gave me a little bag, a gift receipt. absolutely pleasant. >> other places? well, she thought some of them weren't so good. >> i would walk out the door. it's in such a shambles, this store. >> see which were the best and which ones didn't cut it in the annual i-team customer service test. >> thank you. 5:22. 27 degrees on tv hill. coming up, another look at your morning commute with traffic and weather together. >> also, beer lovers rejoice. a local brewery is hitting a popular restaurant chain in maryland. we'll tell you where and when you can find it. >> and don't forget to e e-mail your answer t
think the school is absolutely on the right track. lisa is holding from salt lake city. lisa you think they are getting in these kids' business? >> caller: i think it's absolutely ridiculous. people go to college for intelligence and not a diet plan. nor to be judged based on their weight. to not give someone a degree that they have earned and paid for is a typeof defective services. if they care, i don't understand why they would implement a weight stigma on these students. >> you think the approach is all wrong? >> caller: i don't know, the student's weight, the curve of a college. it's ludicrous. they say they care. education isn't up to obama. we're supposed to be upticking the math and science program and the colleges are bearing off into weight. >> a lot of comments as well on that facebook page. thanks, lisa, and to those who have already commented. quite few. go to richelle carey on cnn.com. and everybody who stops smoking and drink too much to get counseling then they can order this. not before then. this is overstepping their authority, it's discrimination and not the place o
clever tips to help you eat less. lisa, contributor to "women's health," good to see you. our plates are too big. >> exactly. the smaller the plate, the better. think about six to eight-inch plates. a study from cornell university found that those who ate hamburgers off of saucers -- these are very small -- these individuals actually believed they were consuming 18% more calories than they actually were. >> because on a smaller plate the smaller portion looks bigger. >> exactly. you feel less deprived. >> also extend that to the serving dishes as well. >> exactly. in studies people ate 56% more when they served themselves from a one-gallon bowl compared to a half-gallon bowl. >> if it's smaller bowl, you think, i look like a pig here. i'm scooping out too much. >> right. you may indeed scoop out less. another trick though is to use ceramic bowls over glass. >> why? >> interestingly, when you choose glass you can actually see through the bowl. one study in the international journal the obesity found women ate 71% more food out of transparent containers compared to ones they couldn't s
want to tell you again. we spoke to lisa gibson who is his sister. who says she's a sister of this young man. she said that she had told the police officer or that the police department in the area or whatever should have known that this guy was schizophrenic and he had issues. and she says she doesn't believe that her brother was drinking. she goes, whoever this officer is shouldn't have a job. he has no integrity and a combative mind set. how do you respond to that. >> well, i can say that we're going to investigate this thoroughly. what the initial reports came to us as was that witnesses said that he appeared to be intoxicated. we're not saying that he was intoxicated. we're just saying that the witness reports said that he was intoxicated. he was yelling racial slurs and profanity at the passengers and challenging the customers to a fight. so that's how we responded. and then you can see at least one viewpoint from the video that's on youtube as to how the officer responded. we'll look into it from all angles. >> like i said, this information -- we got this video. it's
different camera angles. >> real quickly, i want to tell you again. we spoke to lisa gibson who is his sister. who says she's a sister of this young man. she said that she had told the police officer or that the police department in the area or whatever should have known that this guy was schizophrenic and he had issues. and she says she doesn't believe that her brother was drinking. she goes, whoever this officer is shouldn't have a job. he has no integrity and a combative mindset. how do you respond to that? >> well, i can say that we're going to investigate this thoroughly. what the initial reports came to us as was that witnesses said that he appeared to be intoxicated. we're not saying that he was intoxicated. we're just saying that the witness reports said that he was intoxicated. he was yelling racial slurs and profanity at the passengers and challenging the customers to a fight. so that's how we responded. and then you can see at least one viewpoint from the video that's on youtube as to how the officer responded. we'll look into it from all angles. >> linton. i got that wrong
. lisa, good morning. >> it is a better morning. i am so glad that you joined us this morning. not much happening on the highway, lighter volume than expected. 270, it has let go of the delays. corot is moving nicely between the american legion bridge and tysons. -- river road is moving nicely between the american legion bridge and the tysons. as you can see, a jovi is not a problem at all. -- hov is not a problem at all. near the exit for the pentagon it looks great. taking us over to kane street, things are moving along nicely. the pavement is dry. is that going to change? >> it is. especially in southern maryland and through southern central virginia, to the west. temperatures remain sturdy, it will be gray would off and on showers through the afternoon. cool temperatures around 50, averaging out for this time of year. another system bring it showers late wednesday, and then some cold dusty wind comes through, it will be downright cold. >> on this monday we have encouraging news at the pumps going into the thanksgiving holiday. gas prices have dropped in the past two weeks. the avera
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